Appalachian Heritage Festival

The Appalachian Heritage Festival brings a day of free fun for all ages on Saturday, July 20, 2019 in Franklin, NC from 9am to 4pm. Nearly 50 live demonstrations will be showcased and will feature the essence of life in Appalachia. You'll see quilters, wood carvers, canoe builders and even a live, working gem-mining flume. It'll also include fire truck display; face painting for kids, music, and more. At this celebration of Appalachia, you will enjoy a lot of music ranging from guitar to dulcimer, banjo to flute and even piano. Learn more at